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The Vailala Madness and Other Essays by Francis Edgar / Erik Williams & Schwimmer (ed.) - Hardcover - Later Edition - 1976 - from Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books (SKU: 28755)

The Vailala Madness and Other Essays

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The Vailala Madness and Other Essays

by Francis Edgar / Erik Williams & Schwimmer (ed.)

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ISBN 10
0702213926
ISBN 13
9780702213922
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Univ. of Qld Press, 1976. Later Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). As New/As New. One of a large, sophisticated collection from an Australian anthropologist on New Guinea, Papua and related subject areas. Several hundred volumes from this collection are listed at this site and can be found as a set by searching for the special Keyword pwnewguinea. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 432 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is in as new condition, apart from normal shop shelf wear - contains no tears or chips or other damage. Dust Jacket un-clipped. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Book and dustjacket condition has been well-preserved due to clear, acid-free Mylar book/jacket covers . Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Anthropology; Papua New Guinea; ISBN: 0702213926. ISBN/EAN: 9780702213922. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 28755. . 9780702213922

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Bookseller
Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books AU (AU)
Bookseller Inventory #
28755
Title
The Vailala Madness and Other Essays
Author
Francis Edgar / Erik Williams & Schwimmer (ed.)
Format/binding
Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Book condition
New As New
Jacket condition
As New
Quantity available
1
Edition
Later Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0702213926
ISBN 13
9780702213922
Publisher
Univ. of Qld Press
Place of Publication
St. Lucia
Date published
1976
Keywords
BZDB1 papua new guinea oceania tribal south pacific niugini pwnewguinea Anthropology; Papua New Guinea; The Vailala Madness and Other Essays Francis Edgar Erik Williams Schwimmer ed
Bookseller catalogs
Anthropology;

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Mr Pickwick's occupies a large, 3-storey former Bank building in the heart of the Blue Mountains west of Sydney, Australia. We carry over 60,000 books in store, and cater to both the specialist collector trade as well as the general book trade in this region. Mr Pickwick's is one of the most comprehensive bookshops in Australia, and also operates an extensive Bookfinder service for its several thousand database clients.

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